Line of John Deere construction equipment

Field Service Technician

Description

Date Posted: 4/22/2021 12:00:00 AM

This position is responsible for repairing and maintaining electric, diesel and gasoline industrial, construction and forestry equipment, in the field, for our customers.

Duties and Responsibilities

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Travel on location to examine machines to diagnose and repair a multitude of mechanical and system issues.
  • Fabricates special lifting or towing attachments, hydraulic systems, shields, or other devices according to blueprints or schematic drawings.
  • Maintains a clean work area, shop tools, truck and equipment.
  • Ensures work is performed safely and safe work procedures are followed throughout the department.
  • Helps ensure that our new and used whole goods are in good working conditions

Education

High school diploma or equivalent with one-year post high school education in heavy equipment or two years mechanical experience as a service technician or a combination of education or experience.  A 2-year degree and familiarity with industrial equipment, such as construction or forestry equipment is preferred. Organization and communication skills must be highly developed. Computer skills need to be broad based.

Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.